Hampshire Trust Bank has appointed Jon Maycock as managing director of asset finance.

Maycock joined Hampshire Trust from Aldermore Bank, where he held the position of commercial director, asset finance. He has also worked at GE Capital, in a number of roles.

In this role, Maycock will be tasked with enhancing broker and discount channels, and broadening the bank’s proposition to the broker market while growing the asset finance business in line with Hampshire Trust’s strategy.

The existing heads of broker and block discounting businesses will report to Maycock.

Maycock said: “I’m excited to join Hampshire Trust Bank at this stage of its growth journey…I am looking forward to helping drive the asset finance business forward to the next phase of its development.”

Mark Sismey-Durrant, chief executive officer at Hampshire Trust Bank, said: “We have established a successful asset finance business and Jon’s appointment will help us take the next steps in terms of exploring new opportunities in the sector.

“Jon has extensive experience across many facets of the broker and block markets and is a welcome addition to the executive team.”